Cincinnati Financial Corporation Subsidiaries Announce Appointments and Promotions

- Subsidiary Directors, Officers and Counsel

Feb 06, 2012, 09:10 ET from Cincinnati Financial Corporation

CINCINNATI, Feb. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cincinnati Financial Corporation (Nasdaq: CINF) announced today that boards of its subsidiary companies appointed directors, officers and counsel at their regular meetings on February 3, 2012.

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Michael J. Sewell, chief financial officer, senior vice president and treasurer of Cincinnati Financial, was named as a director on the boards of all subsidiaries. The property casualty insurance subsidiaries named four senior vice presidents to their boards: Teresa C. Cracas, chief risk officer; John S. Kellington, chief information officer; Lisa A. Love, general counsel and secretary; and Stephen M. Spray, sales and marketing.

Boards of subsidiary companies appointed officers and counsel, including the following promotions and new appointments:           

Property Casualty Insurance – Standard Market: The Cincinnati Insurance Company The Cincinnati Casualty Company The Cincinnati Indemnity Company

Promoted to Senior Vice President: Stephen M. Spray – Sales & Marketing

Promoted to Vice President: William M. Clevidence, CIC – Sales & Marketing Ronald C. Klimkowski, CIC, AIC – Target Markets Philip T. Kramer, CIC – Sales & Marketing David U. Neville, CPCU, AIM, API, ARe – Personal Lines James D. Ogle, CPCU, AIC – Headquarters Claims Henry C. Schmidt III, AIM – Personal Lines Gerald L. Varney – Purchasing/Fleet

Promoted to Assistant Vice President: Robert E. Bernard, CPCU, AIM – Personal Lines Luyang Fu, Ph.D., FCAS – Predictive Analytics Jack D. Kelley, CPCU, AIC – Field Claims Glenn W. Koch, CPCU, AIM – Commercial Lines Michelle L. Kyle, CISA – Information Technology

Promoted to Secretary: David T. Cunningham, AIM – Headquarters Claims William L. Gregory, SCLA – Headquarters Claims Molly A. Grimm, FPC – Shareholder Services Michael D. Hingsbergen, PMP – Information Technology Michael S. Stumpfl, ARM, CSP – Loss Control

New Appointments to Assistant Secretary: Jennifer S. Baker, CPCU, AIM, ARM, AU – Commercial Lines Mitchell D. Carson, ALCM, ARM, CSP – Loss Control Sean M. Givler, CIC – Sales & Marketing William J. Jansen – Premium Audit Kevin D. Oleckniche, CPCU, ARM, CSP – Loss Control Ryan M. Osborn – Information Technology Wayne K. Pinney, CPCU – Machinery & Equipment Specialties Christine R. Ross, CPCU, ARe, FCAS, MAAA – Corporate Actuarial Kathryn L. Settle – Sales & Marketing Elizabeth L. Stephens, AIM – Commercial Lines

New Appointment to Associate Counsel: Jon K. Stowell

The Cincinnati Life Insurance Company: Promoted to Senior Vice President: Stephen M. Spray*

Promoted to Vice President: Gerald L. Varney*

Promoted to Assistant Vice President: Ann S. Binzer, FLHC, CLU, ChFC, FALU, ALHC, FLMI – Life Claims Michelle L. Kyle*

Promoted to Secretary: Michael D. Hingsbergen*

New Appointment to Assistant Secretary: Ryan M. Osborn*

New Appointment to Associate Counsel: Jon K. Stowell*

Property Casualty Insurance – Excess & Surplus Lines: The Cincinnati Specialty Underwriters Insurance Company Promoted to Assistant Vice President: Scott E. Hintze, CPCU, AIM, CIC, AU, ASLI, CRM – Excess & Surplus Lines Marc J. Schambow, CPCU, AIM, ASLI – Excess & Surplus Lines

CSU Producer Resources Inc.: Scott E. Hintze*

*Title as listed above

Cincinnati Financial Corporation offers business, home and auto insurance, our main business, through The Cincinnati Insurance Company and its two standard market property casualty companies. The same local independent insurance agencies that market those policies may offer products of our other subsidiaries, including life and disability income insurance, annuities and surplus lines property and casualty insurance. For additional information about the company, please visit

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